Obituaries

Trey Adams
B: 1988-03-24
D: 2019-04-15
View Details
Adams, Trey
Barbara Joyce Whitis
B: 1929-01-04
D: 2019-04-14
View Details
Whitis, Barbara Joyce
Ruby Green
B: 1924-07-06
D: 2019-04-03
View Details
Green, Ruby
Dr. John Zieglschmid
B: 1933-06-18
D: 2019-04-01
View Details
Zieglschmid, Dr. John
Evelyn Ferguson
B: 1933-11-04
D: 2019-03-31
View Details
Ferguson, Evelyn
Rena Kohr
B: 1956-03-10
D: 2019-03-29
View Details
Kohr, Rena
Joy Randolph
B: 1938-08-28
D: 2019-03-25
View Details
Randolph, Joy
Kenneth Pack
B: 1946-10-17
D: 2019-03-19
View Details
Pack, Kenneth
Anne Spitler
B: 1938-05-11
D: 2019-03-17
View Details
Spitler, Anne
Ted Truss
B: 1955-01-12
D: 2019-03-13
View Details
Truss, Ted
Johnny Corbell, Jr.
B: 1941-05-18
D: 2019-03-12
View Details
Corbell, Jr., Johnny
Anna Gibson-Collins Ray
B: 1934-08-30
D: 2019-03-10
View Details
Gibson-Collins Ray, Anna
Charles Woolsey
B: 1950-10-16
D: 2019-03-07
View Details
Woolsey, Charles
Rosa Vasquez
B: 1968-08-29
D: 2019-03-03
View Details
Vasquez, Rosa
J M "Pete" Grundy
B: 1920-01-04
D: 2019-03-01
View Details
Grundy, J M "Pete"
John Garner
B: 1930-04-22
D: 2019-02-26
View Details
Garner, John
Joyce Cotten
B: 1928-12-26
D: 2019-02-24
View Details
Cotten, Joyce
Marily Considine
B: 1977-11-28
D: 2019-02-10
View Details
Considine, Marily
Kerry Weckwerth
B: 1986-01-11
D: 2019-02-08
View Details
Weckwerth, Kerry
Reynaldo Marquez
B: 1991-08-25
D: 2019-02-05
View Details
Marquez, Reynaldo
Virginia Dorris
B: 1934-05-28
D: 2019-02-05
View Details
Dorris, Virginia

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
120 West South Loop
STEPHENVILLE, TX 76401
Phone: 254-965-3161
Fax: 254-965-2699

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Deb Gaines can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Deb Lee Gaines (White)

Deb Gaines
May 29, 1959 – December 2, 2017

Deb Gaines, was born, Debra Lee White in Schwabisch Hall, Germany on May 29, 1959 to Everett and Elizabeth Bleistiener White. Deb passed away on Saturday, December 2, 2017, after a long hard fought battle with cancer.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, December 4th at the Cowboy Church of Erath County with Werth Mayes officiating. Burial will follow at Corinth Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Sunday at the Cowboy Church of Erath County. Services will be done under the direction of Stephenville Funeral Home.

On March 1, 1984 Deb married the love of her life and best friend, Donnel Gaines. They spent their lives working and playing together. With this marriage, Deb was blessed with two wonderful daughters, Courtney and Brooke, who she loved to say ‘they came with the farm’. Deb loved all her family who made this difficult journey easier. She loved her Erath Cowboy Church family as well.

Deb grew up riding horses, and also working cattle, sheep and goats. She loved to rodeo and enjoyed being called a cowgirl. Deb mostly liked sitting on a good horse back.

Deb worked in health care for most of her adult life. She went back to school, and pursued a career in physical therapy, and she loved her patients and people she worked with.

Deb is survived by her husband, Donnel; daughters, Courtney Gaines of Austin, and Brooke Stone of Fort Worth; granddaughters, Taylor Stone and Olivia Gaines; sisters, Liz Roberts and husband Richard of Arlington, VA, Sylva Stokes of Gatesville, TX, Sandra McGath of Copperas Cove, TX, Patty White of Kempner, TX; brother, Randy White of Kempner, TX; sister-in-law, Vonetta Gaines, Penny Hallmark and husband Steve, Tammie Gibbs and husband Terry all of Stephenville; and numerous nieces and nephews. Special friends the Killingsworth family of Lampasas.

Besides her parents, Deb was also preceded in death by her in-laws, Wilburn and Dean Gaines; nephew, Cameron White; and niece, Diana White.

Online condolences may be made at www.stephenvillefh.com.

To send flowers to the family of Deb Lee Gaines (White), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos